San Diego Garage Door Repair Service Can accommodate any garage door opener service you need. Whether you need yours repaired or replaced were the team for the job. Skilled and trained to take on even the newest of openers and give you exactly what you need.
What Does Your Opener Do?
Curious about what a garage door opener actually does? Your opener is usually in a little box that is placed at the top of the garage door rack. This device is what opens and closes your garage door. The majority of openers are controlled by wall switches and others by remotes.
One reason that your garage door isn’t opening or closing can be from the opener. Maybe one of the components inside of it has faulted causing this issue. A tech will open up the opener and take a look at it to see if they can repair it. If not then it will need to be replaced.
The Types of Openers
Most people have a preference when it comes to their opener. Each opener does certain things that an owner can benefit from. If you would like to know which of these openers that are best suited for you. Here’s some information on all four kinds:
- Chain Drive- has a bicycle chain that connects to the motor then pushes the trolley to open the garage door.
- Jackshaft- mounted on the sides of the torsion bar
- Belt Drive- call it the “peace and quiet” garage because this opener is meant to be silent. Made from reinforced rubber or fiberglass.
- Screw Drive- is the easiest to keep up with and made with less parts.
So now you get to pick which opener you feel will best fit your needs. If you’re having trouble figuring it out. Call us and a team member will help you choose the best one by asking you questions about what you want your garage door to be like. Now if we don’t have that specific opener in stock. We can have it shipped ASAP and then installed right away with no problems.
Nowadays new openers come with new features that can make things a lot easier on you. Depending on what you want, a technician can come right over and take a peek at your existing garage door and talk to you about which opener will best fit it. If you’re getting a new garage door a phone rep will tell you about the ones that fit the garage door you have purchased. These openers can comes with these features:
- Some people don’t mind loud garage doors and some people do. Certain openers can provide you with a NOISE CONTROL option to make things quieter for your house.
- Our manufacturers provide WARRANTIES with their parts. Ask if your part has one when you order it.
- One of the new age technologies is having WIFI for your garage door opener. you’re able to open and close it’s from your phone and check on it.
- Losing power means your garage door won’t work but if you have a BACKUP BATTERY then you’re in luck. Your door will still operate.
When it comes to the garage door industry our team is very aware of every type of opener there are along with all other garage doors and their parts. Thinking about getting a new opener, talk to us today and we’ll get the order placed and set up an appointment to have it installed once it arrives.
Parts In The Opener
Your garage door opener consists of major parts inside it and it’s the reason the opener is capable of doing its job. If for any reason your garage door isn’t opening or closing, then maybe one of the parts has malfunctioned. It’s a good thing our technicians know exactly what they’re doing. They can come look at it and tell you which part went out and have it fixed. These are the parts that make up the garage door opener:
- Receiver- takes a signal from the transmitter and sends it to the capacitor.
- Capacitor- this is the component that opens and closes the garage door
- Dip Switch- is a tuner that syncs with the remote
- Transmitter- a remote which opens the door
It is vital that these parts stay in working order. If not then your garage door won’t work making it hard for you to get in or out. So let’s keep up with these parts and in return your door will last a lot longer than most.
Runs On A Frequency
The last thing you want is one of your neighbors able to open up your garage door. Garage door openers run on a frequency that stay between 300-400MHz. This helps being able for others to interfere with your opener. Your opener also has a certain feature that keeps hackers being able to get in. It’s what we call a rolling code technology. Where the code bounces around main g it hard for them to hack in. You don’t want to come home one day and see that someone broke in because they were able to hack into your garage door opener. If you feel like you need to replace your old opener with one that has new safety features. Call us right away and we’ll get you taken care of. Keeping your garage door in top working order will keep people from being able to walk right in.
Your Garage Door Remote
You want your opener to be on the right frequency and also your dip switch to match if you want to be able to open your door and not someone else’s. A technician will be right over to see if there is a problem with your remote and make sure it is programmed the way it should be. This type of problem is very common and is a simple fix.
Sometimes the remote and the opener aren’t synced properly causing issues with your garage door. If ones of these decides to go out. Our techs will be able to see what kind of damaged has happened to either one and let you know which one needs to be repaired or replaced. Most of the time the majority of our parts are in the technicians truck making it fast and easy for the repair. So let’s take a look at your remote and see what it needs to work again.
Let Us Help You Today
Your garage door opener is a huge part to your garage door and you don’t want that going out on you. So call San Diego Garage Door Repair Service for us to take care of all your present and future garage door needs. We’re highly trained in every make and model garage door and have the skill set to handle all type of repairs. Your garage door opener is in some of the best hands out there. Call us now so we can get you squared away with your new opener. We look forward to talking with you.